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T-REX Automated Weather Station Network
STATUS
Operational
AVAILABILITY
Web
REQUEST PROCEDURE
N/A
Surface In-Situ Networks
Located in Owens Valley near Independence, CA
CONTACT
Dr. Ken Kunkel
Desert Research Institute
2215 Raggio Pkwy. Reno, NV 89512-1095
(775) 674-7127
kenneth.kunkel@dri.edu
http://www.dri.edu/People/Kenneth.Kunkel/
SECONDARY CONTACT
Vanda Grubisic
University of Vienna
Department of Meteorology and Geophysics Althanstrasse 14 (UZA II), A-1090 Vienna AUSTRIA
+43-1-4277-53710
vanda.grubisic@univie.ac.at
N/A
SPECIFICATIONS
Network NameCA Sierra Rotors
CollectiveN/A
Facility TypeNetwork
PurposeResearch
LocationCalifornia
Number of Stations16
Map of Stationshttp://www.wrcc.dri.edu/trex/
Categorymeteorology
Parameters (Most)temperature, relative humidity, pressure, wind speed, wind direction, wind gust
Paramters (Limited)N/A
ArchiveRequest required
Period of RecordMarch 2004-present
Temporal Resolution30 second
Data SeasonN/A
Data AvailabilityN/A
Other PurposesN/A
FixedYes
MobileNo
PortableNo
REFERENCES
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REMARKS
This network was the backbone of instrumentation in the 2006 NSF-funded Terrain-induced Rotor Experiment (T-REX) campaign, and was built in 2004 for a pilot Sierra Rotors field campaign.
UPDATED ON
6 Nov 2009 09:35